Friday, August 4, 2017

How to Transfer WhatsApp Data from iPhone to Android Phone?

Do you know how to move WhatsApp chats from iPhone to Android? There are 3 methods you can use.

Many iPhone users communicate with family and friends through WhatsApp, so that their iPhone must stores tons of WhatsApp data, like chat history, voice messages, videos and images. For this reason, when they switch to Android device they want very much to copy the WhatsApp data from iPhone to the new Android phone.


Luckily, it is really not that hard to do that. This article offers several simple ways to help you migrate WhatsApp from iPhone to Android. Now read the full text below to choose the one that best fits your needs.

Method 1: Copy WhatsApp from iPhone to Android with Email

Materials: an iPhone, an Android phone, an email account

This is a little trick to help you quickly copy WhatsApp text messages and media from iPhone to Android. However, it is worth noting that you can only view the chats in TXT file and media file in Gallery, but instead of restoring them back to WhatsApp on Android.

Step 1: On your iPhone WhatsApp swipe left the conversation that you want to send, and tap the More option.

Step 2: Tap Export Chat, and then choose to attach media or not.

Step 3: Tap the Mail icon to copy your WhatsApp chats to your mailbox, then download the TXT files and media on your new Android.

Method 2: Transfer WhatsApp data from iPhone to Android with WhatsMate

Materials: an iPhone, an Android phone, Jihosoft WhatsMate program

You can take the assistance of Jihosoft WhatsMate to transfer WhatsApp messages, calls, contacts, videos, pictures and voice messages with one click. This tool runs on almost every major version of Windows and supports every leading Android and iOS devices (including Android 7.0 and the latest iOS version).

Step 1: Simply choose the WhatsApp Transfer function, and connect both phones to your computer.

Step 2: After the program finishes loading all WhatsApp data on the iPhone, you can choose any file types to transfer, like contacts, calls and chats (media files will be included in the chats).

Step 3: After that, click Transfer to migrate your WhatsApp files from iPhone to Android.

Method 3: Move WhatsApp from iPhone to Android with Multiple Tools

Materials: an iPhone, an Android phone, iTunes program, iPhone Backup Browser program, WazzapMigrator app

There are more tools to be used in this method and the following steps look kind of complicated, but we will guide you through carefully. 

Step 1: Using iTunes to make a complete local backup of your iPhone, and please note that not to encrypt the backup.

Step 2: Run the iPhone Backup Browser on your computer and let it loads the iTunes backup file.

Step 3: Click on the (---) sign and find a file named ChatStorage.sqlite which stores all the text backup of WhatsApp conversations, and then extract it to a folder. For media backup, search net.whatsapp.WhatsApp and extract everything under the Library/Media section.


Step 4: Then transfer the extracted files to your Android’s internal memory.


Step 5: Download and run WazzapMigrator on your Android phone and let it automatically detect backup on your Android. Then you should browse for the text and media folder for the app to recognize.

Step 6: After getting the stuff done, you then tap the “Play” button and let the app do the rest.
Note: The free version only enables you to extract text messages. If you want to extract media, you should upgrade to pro version at $2.99.

Step 7: Finally, you just simply install WhatsApp on your Android and restore the local backup that created by the WazzapMigrator in the previous step.


Well, three kinds of methods have been listed above. Which do you prefer? Why? Leave your comment below.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

How to Transfer WhatsApp Chats from Android to iPhone?


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This article will guide you through how to move WhatsApp chat history from Android to iPhone with two methods.


Now, it is common for mobile users to change the phone from one ecosystem to another. If you are changing to the same operating system, you can use iCloud or Google Drive to backup and restore WhatsApp on your new Android/iPhone with ease.


But if you are moving from Android to iPhone, it is not so easy to transfer your WhatsApp chat history from Android to iPhone. If you want WhatsApp history in your old Android to come with you on your iPhone, you have to figure out ways to accomplish that.

So in the article, I will show you how to transfer WhatsApp history from Android to iPhone 7 plus/6s plus/5s and etc. Then let’s get started.

How to Transfer WhatsApp Chats from Android to iPhone via Email?

For only WhatsApp message history, you can take the advantage of Email.
1. Open WhatsApp on your Android, and go to WhatsApp Settings > Chats > Chat History > Email chat.
2. Then you will be prompted to select a conversation to send.
3. After that, your WhatsApp chat history will be sent to your mailbox in .TXT format.
4. Sign into your email account on your iPhone, download and view your old WhatsApp messages.



Note: This .TXT file of WhatsApp chats can’t be restored back to WhatsApp.

How to Transfer WhatsApp History from Android to iPhone 7 plus/6s plus/5s etc?

If you want to transfer more WhatsApp files from Android to iPhone, Jihosoft WhatsMate may give you a hand. You can use it to quickly and stably copy WhatsApp chat history from Android to iPhone, as well as WhatsApp contacts, calls, and media files that you might also want.

Download this WhatsApp Transfer tool on your computer, then it will guide you to scan and transfer your selected WhatsApp data from Android to iPhone.



It is pretty easy to use, and if you want to know more details for the transfer and other functions of this program, you can then get its detailed usage by our user guide on how to backup, restore, recover and transfer WhatsApp on Android/iPhone.


Q&A:

Q: Why my iPhone can’t be identified by the program?

A: Please make sure that you have download the latest version of Jihosoft WhatsMate from its official website. And it is necessary that you have the latest version of iTunes installed on your computer.

If you have any questions or suggestions, please feel free to contact our support team support@jihosoft.com via email.



Friday, May 26, 2017

How to Transfer WhatsApp Chats History from iPhone to Android?

If you change to a new phone and want to transfer WhatsApp history from iPhone to Android, then read this guide to see how to do that.

I switched from iPhone 6s to Samsung Galaxy S8+, and I have moved nearly all the important data to the new Android. But how do I transfer WhatsApp chats from iPhone to Android. Do you have any idea what to do? Please help!



Lots of Android flagship phones have released in the first half of 2017, like Samsung Galaxy S8+, HTC U11, Sony Xperia XZs, Huawei P10 Plus and etc. Seeing so much amazing Android mobile available on the market, some iPhone users may change their iPhone to one of these Android devices. But when wondering how to transfer WhatsApp history from iPhone to new Android, they must be very upset.

So this guide we will share you two methods to move WhatsApp chat history from iPhone to Android.

Method 1. Transfer WhatsApp Chats from iPhone to Android with WhatsMate

Here we introduces a WhatsApp manager tool named Jihosoft WhatsMate. It is a feature-rich program which can be used to transfer WhatsApp messages, contacts, calls, photos, videos and voice messages between Android and iPhone. It supports most of the popular devices, including iPhone 7 (Plus), iPhone 6s (Plus), iPad Pro, Samsung Galaxy S8+, LG G6, HTC U11, Sony Xperia XZs, Huawei P10 (Plus) and etc.

In the following article, we present you how to do that with three easy steps.
  
Step 1: Launch the program, and click “Transfer WhatsApp between devices”.



Step 2: Connect both your iPhone and Android to computer, and wait for them to be identified.

Step 3: After that, choose Chats and click “Transfer”.

Warm Tip: Furthermore, this program lets you backup WhatsApp data to computer freely, and restore the backup to Android and iPhone

Method 2. Transfer WhatsApp chat history from iPhone to Android using Google Drive

Google Drive has already rolled out an update which makes it much easier for iOS users to transfer iPhone data to Android device. Therefore, you can transfer WhatsApp chat history from iPhone to Android with Google Drive.



First you should download Google Drive on iPhone from the App Store, and then open the app and go to Menu > Settings > Backup.

Then you can choose any data you want to sync to the Google Drive. After that, when you sign into Google Drive account on your new Android phone, the iPhone content will automatically sync to your Android from Google Drive.




Thursday, March 2, 2017

How to Transfer WhatsApp History from Android to Android?

This tutorial shows how to transfer WhatsApp history from Android to another Android in two simple ways.

In the second half of this year, we have seen the release of many amazing Android smartphones, for instance Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime, Huawei Mate 9 Pro, Google Pixel XL, OnePlus 3T and etc. Did you get the one you wanted? 

If you buy a new Android phones, you may have to copy all the data from your old Android phone to the new one. Even thought some softwares can help you transfer data between Android devices, WhatsApp data is anyway beyond their capabilities. Hence, we found out two useful ways for you to transfer WhatsApp conversations from Android to Android.

Method 1: Transfer WhatsApp Chat History between Android via Local Backup

If both of your new and old Android phones have external SD card, then transferring WhatsApp history to another Android phone is much easier.   

Notes before start: 
1.Before back up WhatsApp on your old phone, choose "Back up to Google Drive" to "Never", otherwise, the chat history will be backed up to Google Drive instead of SD card. 
2.If your new phone has installed WhatsApp before, please remember to uninstall it before you put the SD card into it.

Now please follow the steps below:

1.Back up WhatsApp on your old Android phone by going to WhatsApp > Settings > Chat settings > Chat backup > tap "BACK UP".
2.Now transfer the SD card from your old Android phone to the new one.
3.Install WhatsApp on your new phone and log in WhatsApp with the account you used in the old phone.
4.During the installing process, click "Restore" when the app prompts you.

Method 2: Transfer WhatsApp Conversations between Android with WhatsMate

What if your phones have no SD card slot? Then the best way to transfer WhatsApp history from Android to Android is using Jihosoft WhatsMate, which allows you to transfer WhatsApp chats, contacts, calls and other attachments between nearly all kinds of Android smartphones, including Samsung, HTC, LG, Motorola, Sony, Nexus, Huawei and etc.

Choose the Transfer WhatsApp mode and when you connect both of your phones to the computer, the program will scan your devices. 

Note: Before transfer, you must make sure that your desired source phone appears on the left side of the program interface and the destination phone on the right. Or you can click "Flip" to change their positions.

After that, you can see that your WhatsApp files are shown on the left sidebar, and the total number of WhatsApp files on your source phone is also listed.

Then, choose WhatsApp Chats and then click the "Transfer" button. That's it and you're done!